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Faculty Hiring for Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer Science
Jeddah-Based University

Date Posted May 16, 2018
Title Faculty Hiring for Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer Science
University Jeddah-Based University
Department Department of Engineering & Computer Studies
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Jeddah, Makkah
    Saudi Arabia
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Robotics
    Optics & Optical Engineering
    Energy Technology
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Engineering - Other

‘Department of Engineering & Computer Studies’ of a Jeddah-based international university is seeking to appoint several faculty positions (both for males and females) that will have a key role in establishing the state-of-the-art research centers by securing funded research in addition to teaching responsibilities.

The successful candidate will be offered a highly competitive tax-free salary, which will be commensurate with professional experience and research credentials. Other benefits includes annual housing allowance, a one-time furniture allowance, monthly transportation allowance, annual tickets from Jeddah to the country of origin, free medical care and two months paid annual holiday. Also, they will receive logistic support for family visa. As part of career-building of the faculty, the university provides lucrative funding opportunities for conducting applied and commercializable research through various national and international grants.

We are looking for highly motivated, outstanding scientists and active researchers who are equipped with the ability to create a difference. Responsibilities include writing proposals for funding, acquiring grants, engaging in scholarly activities, teaching and working on programs accreditation.

Titles: Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, Professors.

Qualifications: PhD preferably from a top-ranked North American/European university.


i) Must:

  • Have an established track record of publishing in top quartile journals.
  • Have at least 5 ISI-indexed publications (for Associate Prof. & Prof.) and at least 2 ISI-indexed publications (for Assistant Prof.) during the last 3 years.
  • Have demonstrated a potential to bring funded research.

ii) Nice to have:
  • Experience of curriculum development.
  • Exposure of ABET accreditation.
  • Patent(s) on his/her credit.
  • Experience of product development.

1) Electrical Engineering (EE)

  • Electrical Power and Energy.
  • Electrical Machines and Drives.
  • Electronics.
  • Communication Engineering.
  • Signal Processing.
  • Control.
  • Electromagnetics/Microwave/Antennas.
  • Information Theory & Coding.

2) Computer Engineering (CE)/ Computer Science (CS)

  • Computer Architecture.
  • Embedded Systems.
  • Computer Networks.
  • VLSI/Digital Design.
  • Artificial Intelligence & Robotics.
  • Cyber Security.
  • Algorithm Design.
  • Data Structures.
  • Operating Systems.
  • Cloud Computing.
  • Parallel Processing.
  • Big Data Analytics.
  • Blockchain.
  • Machine Learning.
  • Expert Systems.
  • Database Management.

Step 1: Interested applicants are invited to prepare their CV according to following guidelines:

  • Contact Details: Please also mention your ‘WhatsApp’ number and ‘Skype’ ID. The CV should preferably contain your recent picture. Also, mention your ID on research databases (ResearcherID, Google Scholar, ResearchGate
  • Qualifications: in reverse chronological order. The titles of degrees mentioned on CV should exactly match with the awarded degrees. Also, mention the name of departments (in addition to universities) from where the degrees have been earned.
  • Experience: in reverse chronological order. Please mention the list of courses taught and/or list of projects worked on.
  • Publications: Categorize your journal publications in two categories: (i) ISI-Indexed (ii) Non-ISI. Please give complete bibliographic information including DOI of all publications.
  • List of funded projects/patents/commercialized products.
  • Any other details you may wish to include.
  • References: List potential references (with their official email IDs).

Step 2: Send the CV in PDF format by email to within 3 months of publication of this advertisement. The subject of the email should be "Domain – Specialization – Position – Gender". For example, "EE – Power – Associate Professor – Male".

While we appreciate all applications, only the qualified short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

  • We are an equal opportunity employer.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Chairman
    Department of Engineering & Computer Studies
    Jeddah-based University
    Jeddah, Makkah
    Saudi Arabia


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